See Perseverance’s Collection of Rock Samples Scattered Across Martian Surface

An annotated image by the Perseverance rover showing the location of 10 sample tubes on Mars.Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU/MSSS

NASA’s Perseverance rover has spent its two years on Mars imaging the planet’s surface and collecting rock samples that will, should all go well, be brought to Earth in the early 2030s.